Quantitative Researcher - Macro

Location
New York, USA
Salary
Highly Competitive Total Compensation Package
Posted
Aug 22, 2019
Closes
Sep 12, 2019
Ref
6181074
Job Function
Hedge Funds
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
The successful candidate will join a high performance group of talented Quants with responsibility for the development of a range of analytical tools to drive portfolio optimization, back-testing, risk-testing and stress-testing. In addition to the varied analytical aspects of the role, the Quant Researcher will also continually develop strong relationships with internal PM's/Trading, other Quant and Technology groups.

The successful candidate will bring the following:
  • 5+ years' experience in quantitative modelling, or related function
  • Minimum of an advanced degree (Master's and/or PhD) in computer science, engineering, math, science or statistics from a top-tier university;
  • Professional certification, ie: CFA strongly preferred;
  • Deep understanding of the pricing and risk mechanics of Equity / Equity Derivative products (ETF, Futures, Index, Options, Single Stock, Volatility);
  • Strong attention to detail;
  • Outstanding communication and relationship-building skills;
  • This is a highly technical role and requires an advanced technical toolkit. Programming experience (ie: C++, Perl, Python, Ruby) is a strong plus.

For a more detailed discussion in confidence, please apply with your resume.

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